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by | October 07, 2018 | 04:44

Trump then went on to write, 'Also, look at all of the professionally made identical signs. However, this marks the first time Trump has explicitly mentioned Soros by name on Twitter - a move that could well fan the flames of conspiracy among the far right.

by | October 07, 2018 | 03:07

He received a slew of criticism for his tone, including retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who labeled Kavanaugh unfit for the nation's highest court . "In my conscience. I could not conclude that he is the right person for the court at this time", the senator said . Numerous demonstrators held signs reading " I am a survivor, not a troublemaker ", recalling the #troublemaker hashtag used by President Donald Trump on Friday in reference to protesters who opposed ...

by | October 07, 2018 | 00:16

European Council President Donald Tusk yesterday suggested it could still be a solution. Following a meeting with Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar , Mr Tusk took aim at the UK Government saying that overheated rhetoric "will achieve nothing except wasting more time" during Brexit negotiations.

by | October 06, 2018 | 22:38

Meng's family have not heard from him since Sep 25, the ministry added, earlier than the Sep 29 date police sources had previously reported. China has made no official comment. Meng is the first from his country to serve as Interpol's president, a post that is largely symbolic but powerful in status. Katrin Kinzelbach, associate director of the Global Public Policy Institute in Berlin, said Meng had been under close observation since joining Interpol as his appointment had caused concern ...

by | October 06, 2018 | 22:24

Confirmation would hand Trump a clear victory and tip the balance on the court to a 5-4 majority in favor of conservatives in possible legal battles ahead over contentious issues such as abortion rights, immigration, and Trump's attempt to ban transgender people from the US military.

by | October 06, 2018 | 22:11

Sharif denies any wrongdoing, and his brother has denounced corruption cases against him and other party leaders as politically motivated. The Sharifs' party accused the new government of using the anti-corruption agency for political victimisation.

by | October 06, 2018 | 20:48

That argument was echoed by Arizona political consultant Jason Rose, who said Friday that it will backfire on Democrats by providing the GOP with "locler-room material" to energize its base in November. Republicans control the Senate by a meager 51-49 margin. She was re-elected in 2016. Voting for an end to the endless debate that defines the Senate is not the same thing as voting for Kavanaugh's final confirmation.

by | October 06, 2018 | 20:15

In a statement Chicago cardinal Blase Cupich appealed for protesters to remain peaceful, declaring "hate has no place" in the city. The shooting sparked widespread protests when dashcam footage, from a nearby vehicle, was released a year after the incident.

by | October 06, 2018 | 19:38

New York City also said it would investigate. She then told reporters to read the president's lawyer's statement, "which completely undercuts the accusations made by the New York Times ". The White House released a statement saying the IRS signed off on these transactions years ago. In the new Forbes 400 list, Trump's net worth is $3.1 billion, down from $4.5 billion when he launched his presidential campaign in 2015.

by | October 06, 2018 | 16:42

Brett Kavanaugh has heard the complaints about his poor judicial temperament and on Thursday, the judge who last week said sexual assault allegations against him were a conspiracy launched by Donald Trump's enemies, attempt a mea culpa. Stevens was nominated by Republican President Gerald Ford in 1975. "The senators should pay attention to this", Stevens said. Speaking at Princeton University on Friday, Associate Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan warned that the Supreme Court may ...

by | October 06, 2018 | 16:31

The UK joined with the Netherlands in accusing Russian Federation of sending agents with wifi antennas to The Hague to try to hack into the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). Russia's embassy to London said in a statement that British accusations that Russian spies were behind global cyber attacks lacked proof and were part of a crude disinformation campaign.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:52

Officials with India's external affairs and defence ministries confirmed the deal was signed after Putin and Modi made no reference to it during a news conference following their talks. India therefore could expect to gain a sympathetic ear if it seeks a waiver from the U.S. sanctions, but President Donald Trump's administration has signalled this is unlikely.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:49

Murkowski said she would vote no on his confirmation. Murkowski said her decision was "agonizing" and she was "truly leaning" toward confirming Kavanaugh. While Republican leaders were not saying they had nailed down the support needed, backing from two of those three would ensure Mr Kavanaugh's confirmation because every other Republican was poised to back him.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:47

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell arrives to read the FBI's report on their investigation into sexual assault allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Capitol Hill in Washington , U.S., October 4, 2018.

by | October 06, 2018 | 15:41

National Foundation Day, also known as gaecheonjeol, is celebrated on October 3 in both the South and North to mark the establishment of the first Korean kingdom, Gojoseon, in 2333 B.C. At the same time , she dismissed fears of those who think that a formal end to the war will open the door to United States disengagement from South Korea, where it bases around 30,000 troops.

by | October 05, 2018 | 19:55

The National Union of Students in the United Kingdom also introduced BSL clapping at its events in 2015 in an effort to ensure that " all members of society " feel comfortable and able to contribute. The University of Glasgow started issuing "trigger warnings" for theology students studying the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, whereby students would be told in advance that they may see distressing images and would be given the opportunity to leave the room.

by | October 05, 2018 | 18:53

As of late Thursday, other Republican leaders wee expressing confidence in their ability to round up the votes needed to confirm Kavanaugh. The Senate has pushed Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court past a key procedural hurdle.

by | October 05, 2018 | 17:43

People have been outraged about the tampon tax since it was first instituted in 2001, pointing out that it lumps an extra financial burden on the portion of the population who menstruate. Mr Frydenberg said it was the Coalition's advocacy on this issue that led to it being discussed today. "I can see it is a source of frustration and angst".

by | October 05, 2018 | 16:56

Flake last week asked for an FBI investigation after Ford testified to the Senate Judiciary Committee that a drunken Kavanaugh pinned her down on a bed and groped her during a high school party in 1982. "I thought Kavanaugh was treated like crap", Graham said, which prompted boo's from the audience. This may make you feel better, but I really don't care: If an opening comes in the past year of President Trump's term, and the primary process has started, we'll wait till the next election.

by | October 05, 2018 | 16:12

Meng Hongwei's wife reported Friday that she had not heard from her 64-year-old husband since the end of September, when he left Lyon , France , where Interpol is based, said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to provide details of an ongoing investigation.